SUR: science calls for protection of children's health from long-term impacts of pesticides

Hosted by MEP Tilly Metz, MEP Biljana Borzan, Child Right International Network (CRIN) and Pesticide Action Network Europe (PAN Europe)

Where: Online

When: 14 November, 2023, 14:00 - 15:30 CET

Language: English

14:00 - 14:10: Introduction

  • Welcome by MEP Tilly Metz
  • Welcome by MEP Biljana Borzan

14:10 - 14:20: The importance of sensitive areas and buffer zones in the SUR regulation to reduce exposure of children and other vulnerable groups to pesticide drift

14:20 - 14:40: The urgency to protect children from exposure to pesticides

14:45 - 15:15: Consequences of Exposure to Pesticides in Early Childhood

15:15 - 15:25: Debate between MEPs, speakers and participants

15:25 - 15:30: Conclusions by Martin Dermine, PAN Europe



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